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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #477 - אֱלִישָׁע
Elisha = “God is salvation”
1) the great prophet who succeeded Elijah
אֱלִישָׁע pr.n.m. (for אֱלִייֶשַׁע “to whom God is salvation”), Elisha the prophet, the disciple, companion, and successor of Elijah, famous for many miracles. He flourished in the kingdom of the ten tribes, in the ninth century B. C. 2 Ki. chaps. -213. In N. T. Ἐλισσαῖος, Lu. 4:27.
the Week of Proper 8 / Ordinary 13